Celtis australis

Nettle Tree

Estimated fully grown height 12-17m

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Product Details

Celtis australis, known as the Nettle Tree, is used as an urban tree all over southern Europe for its durability and ability to thrive in areas subjected to reflected heat and light.

The Nettle Treet is also tolerant of salt laden air so great on the coast but not as the first line of defence.  This pretty trees was introduced into the UK as early as the 16th century,

Celtis australis forms a glossy rounded crown and has a shiny smooth trunk.

Thriving on most soils, its green leaves turn yellow in autumn.

Mature Height: 12-17m

Tree Specification

Tree Location
Coastal, Garden, Parkland,
Shape
Rounded,
Mature Height
12-17m,
Blossom Colour
Foliage Colour
Green,
Privacy
Looks good in
Summer,
Fruit & Nut
Soil Type
Well drained, Will tolerate most soil types,
Evergreen
Autumn Colour
Good for waterlogged soil
Pleached Tree

Planting Video

Delivery Guide

Barcham Trees are delivered using a local team of hauliers whom are well versed in transporting trees across the length and breadth of the UK. Our standard delivery is based upon sharing a delivery slot on one of our lorries and is calculated on a county by county basis.

Get a quote for delivery for your county here.

Free delivery is granted on the following order levels:
England, orders over £2,750
Wales, orders over £3,750
Scotland, orders over £4,750

Once you have completed your order online we will phone you to schedule in your delivery. On many occasions we are able to link in your order quickly but please allow up to 15 working days from the time of order to delivery as the worst case scenario.

Please note that all of our deliveries are made on Heavy Goods Vehicles, with our smallest available lorry generally being a 10 tonne vehicle. Deliveries are made to kerbside, or nearest reasonable access point and the lorry drivers are unable to move the trees once they are onsite.

For those of you ordering Instant trees, have special requirements or access limitations, please remember that throughout this process we are only a phone call away! Our experienced team of arborists are on hand to offer advice and can be contacted Monday to Friday between 9am - 5:30pm on 01353 720 950.

For further details of our delivery service and conditions, please visit our Delivery Service Advice page.